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We share stories, tips and trends about the mobile farmers' market industry. Inspiring communities around the world to increase healthy food access, address food deserts and battle food insecurity with the use of a mobile market vehicle.

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New Mobile Market Pilot Set To Empower Food Security…

For Immediate Release Contact: Tanya Kelley Email: communication@thefarmerstruck.com Download media kit Canadian Social Enterprise lands social impact investment to launch mobile markets in Central...
Frederic Laforge
1 min read

The Farmers’ Truck – 2021 California Pilot

Read Press Release Mobile Farmers’ markets have increased in popularity as an affordable and efficient way to increase fresh food access in underserved communities. ...
Frederic Laforge
3 min read

How to Make Healthy Food More Accessible With a…

New research from New York state reviewed the impacts of opening a new food retailer in lower-income communities. Also, it...
Frederic Laforge
5 min read

Dotte Mobile Grocer is Back on the Road

Community-Driven After hitting a massive speed bump, the Dotte Mobile Grocer is back up and rolling around Wyandotte County, Kansas City, Kansas.  Throughout 2018,...
Frederic Laforge
3 min read

Scott Kindred: Mobile Farmers’ Market Helps Overcome Communication Barriers

We caught up with Scott Kindred, Director of Communications at the Community Foodbank of San Benito, California.  Although he is back in the office,...
Frederic Laforge
2 min read

Maria Lynn Thomas: Building Dignity through the Power of…

As Maria Lynn Thomas prepares to step down as CEO of the Community FoodBank of San Benito, she hopes to accomplish one more goal:...
Frederic Laforge
3 min read

Fighting For Social Justice — One Veggie At A…

In this second article from our Inspiring Changemaker Series, we’re happy to share the story of Andy Ollove. He is a healthy food access...
Frederic Laforge
2 min read

Inspiring Changemaker Series: Meet Fresh Vibes Market From New…

Meet our inspiring mobile market operator who helps feed the community in New York City! Tamara Dawson grew up in the West Indies. Surrounded...
Frederic Laforge
2 min read